|House of Swords (2004) [Novel]|
by E. Shortt
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Fifteen hundred years into our future, the world as we know it has come to a catastrophic end. All natural resources have been exhausted and the remaining population struggles to make their lives in the most primitive of conditions. The First Lady of the House of Swords the leader of the government dies giving birth to Casy, the next First Lady of the House of Swords. The infant child is raised in secret by her adoptive mother. When Casy turns fourteen, she begins her coming-of-age journey across the land to claim her birthright. Casy not only must make the treacherous trip, but also must elude the demon who, intent on preventing her from taking her rightful place as the First Lady of the House of Swords, stalks her every footstep.
Original title: House of Swords
Genre: Fiction→ Fantasy→ Sword and Sorcery
Fiction→ Children & Young Adult→ Fantasy